Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu Sport Coupé, 1974 MY 1AC37

The Chevelle Malibu Sport Coupé is a rear wheel drive coupé motor vehicle with a front mounted engine, sold by Chevrolet. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 4.1 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, 6 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 100 bhp (101 PS/75 kW) of power at 3600 rpm, and maximum torque of 237 N·m (175 lb·ft/24.2 kgm) at 1800 rpm. The engine drives the wheels via a 3 speed manual set of gears.

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Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu Sport Coupé, 1974 MY 1AC37 information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
5314 mm
What size engine?
4.1 litre, 4093 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
101 PS / 100 bhp / 75 kW @ 3600 rpm
How much torque?
237 Nm / 175 ft.lb / 24.2 kgm @ 1800 rpm

Chevrolet Chevelle models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4085 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1611 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5013 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW 1668 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5013 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1668 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW 1678 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4085 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW 1611 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 1678 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4085 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4085 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 7439 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6573 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4097 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1483 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5012 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1577 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1582 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1595 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1586 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5733 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1595 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5733 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1603 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5733 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW 1602 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5733 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1606 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5733 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW 1607 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6590 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW 1697 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6590 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW 1688 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6590 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW 1706 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 7446 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW 1692 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 7446 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW 1715 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4094 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1501 kg

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3933 cm3 104 PS 103 bhp 77 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4095 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1645 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4091 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1422 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4091 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1426 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4091 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1418 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4091 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1422 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4091 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1419 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4091 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1423 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4097 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1609 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3277 cm3 92 PS 91 bhp 68 kW 1209 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4095 cm3 99 PS 98 bhp 73 kW 1250 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
1974 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu Sport Coupé data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2845 mm 112 inches
Track/tread (front) 1562 mm 61.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1542 mm 60.7 inches
Length 5314 mm 209.2 inches
Width 1946 mm 76.6 inches
Height 1367 mm 53.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.87
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code L22
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 4.1 litre
4093 cc
(249.77 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 98.42 × 89.66 mm
3.87 × 3.53 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.1
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(net)
101 PS (100 bhp) (75 kW)
at 3600 rpm
Specific output
(net)
24.4 bhp/litre
0.4 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(net)
237 Nm (175 ft·lb) (24.2 kgm)
at 1800 rpm
Specific torque
(net)
57.9 Nm/litre
0.7 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.25:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester 7044017 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 727.6 kPa (105.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 7
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 682.17 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock 6.640
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6 x 14
Wheel size rear 6 x 14
Tyres front E78 x 14B
Tyres rear E78 x 14B
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.08
general
Carfolio.com ID342925
Production total
Model code 1AC37
Model family
RAC rating 36.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1974 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu Sport Coupé added 2013-07-07.
Last modified 2013-07-07.